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Vancouver Teen Killed By Bus In Portland

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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - An 18-year-old Vancouver woman was struck and killed by a charter bus Sunday afternoon in Portland.
    
A witness told The Oregonian (http://bit.ly/1s09Zpz ) he saw her step into the crosswalk with the light in her favor when she was hit by the bus turning a corner.
    
Another witness banged on the side of the bus to make the driver stop.
    
The victim was identified by the Multnomah County Medical Examiner's Office as 18-year-old Monserrat Hernandez Garcia of Vancouver.
    
The bus is own by Seattle-based MTR Western. Company CEO Mark Waechter told The Oregonian in an email its thoughts and prayers were with the victim's family and it's cooperating with investigators.

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